About the Species
This specimen was collected from Friesenhahn Cave, Bexar County, Texas. It was made available to The University of Texas High-Resolution X-ray CT Facility by Dr. Blaire Van Valkenburgh, Department of Organismic Biology, Ecology, and Evolution, University of California, Los Angeles. Funding for scanning was provided by Dr. Van Valkenburgh and by a National Science Foundation Digital Libraries Initiative grant to Dr. Timothy Rowe of The University of Texas at Austin.
About this Specimen
This specimen was scanned by Matthew Colbert on 31 August 2006 along the coronal axis for a total of 495 slices. Each 1024 x 1024 pixel slice is 0.75 mm thick, with an inter-slice spacing of 0.65 mm (creating an overlap of 0.1 mm between slices) and a field of reconstruction of 195 mm.
Homotherium serum page on The Dino Pit website (Austin, Texas)
H. serum page on the Texas Natural Science Center website